Friday, February 21, 2020

Ethiopian airlines plane overshoots runway

Air Transport sector regulator, the Civil Aviation Authority has explained an incident in the wee hours of this morning when an Ethiopian Airlines plane...

Homeless children struggle to survive on the streets of Ethiopia’s capital

The last official survey was conducted as far back as 2010, but even then there were an estimated 12,000 children living unaccompanied on the...

Eritrea closes border crossings to Ethiopian travelers

Eritrean border officials are now asking Ethiopian travelers to provide a travel document issued by federal authorities. Source: ecadforum

Indonesian jets force Ethiopian cargo plane to land over airspace breach

Two Indonesian F-16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday (Jan 14) at an airport on Batam island. Source: ecadforum

Global Alliance to open office in Addis Ababa

The group led by a renowned artist and rights activist, Tamagn Beyene has been critical of the government on human rights issues while it...

Police nab 81 over recent deadly violence in Ethiopia

The federal attorney general also announced an arrest warrant on some 28 others who are said to be behind the deadly incident rocking Burayu...

Reflections on the Rule of Law and Ethiopia’s Transition to Democratic Rule (Part I)

  What a difference a year makes? The rule of law crushed to earth for 27 years rose up in Ethiopia in 2018. If...

Main road connecting Ethiopia to Djibouti blocked by protesters in Afar

Protesters in Afar regional state have today blocked the main road connecting Ethiopia to Djibouti, the main import export route. Source: ecadforum

Egypt Water Anxiety Grows Over Ethiopia Dam on Nile

The timetable for filling the reservoir is the most critical problem for Egypt. The faster Ethiopia fills the dam, the less water will flow...

The Trouble With Ethiopia’s Ethnic Federalism

Ethiopia's ethnic federalism troubled with internal inconsistencies because ethnic groups do not live only in a discrete “homeland” territory but are also dispersed across...

Sports

Ethiopian Athletes Storm Dubai Marathon

  Ethiopia Athlete Getaneh Molla wins Dubai Marathon this morning registering the best time in Dubai Marathon history 2 hours, three minutes and thirty four...

Ethiopian giants fire ex-AFC Leopards striker – By VINCENT OPIYO

AFC Leopards striker Alex Orotomal (left) vies for the ball with Sony Sugar midfielder Fredrick Onyango during their SportPesa Premier League match at Kenyatta...

Champion marathon runner Zenash Gezmu who fled Ethiopia found beaten to death by another...

A champion marathon runner who fled Ethiopia six years ago for a better life in Europe has been beaten to death by another refugee...